INTRODUCTION, ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS OF SERVICE AND DISCLAIMER



Welcome to our web site! This site is offered for public use based upon your acceptance of these terms of
service. This web site is operated by an anonymous group of “Trusted Servants” drawn from the
recovering community of Alcoholics Anonymous in Muncie, Indiana.  These “Trusted Servants” are solely
responsible for its content. This web site is neither approved nor endorsed by Alcoholics Anonymous
World Services, Inc.  It is provided solely as a public information service to those who may be suffering
from, affected by or wish to learn more about the disease of alcoholism. Links to other web sites neither
imply endorsement of, or affiliations with those entities.


Some of the information on this web site was originally published by A.A. World Services, Inc. or
A.A. Grapevine Inc., and is republished here by permission. However, our republication of this information
or any other information obtained from local or area A.A. sources does not imply any ongoing approval of
such materials by the original publishers. Alcoholics Anonymous, A.A., and The Big Book are registered
trademarks of Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc. The Grapevine and A.A. Grapevine are
registered trademarks of A.A. Grapevine, Inc.


AA Muncie.org is not affiliated with any other organization; is self-supporting, declining outside
contributions; and is non-professional, offering only the voluntary support of one alcoholic helping another.


                                                    STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

The primary purpose of this website is to assist members of Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.) in maintaining
sobriety and to carry the message of recovery to still-suffering alcoholics. To accomplish its purpose, this
website may include the following services:

✦   Schedules of face-to-face meetings of recovering alcoholics in Muncie, Indiana.

✦   General information about Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.), including links to websites operated by
Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc. and The AA Grapevine, Inc.

✦   Certain contact information and services which may be offered by Muncie Tri - Districts 85, 87 & 89:

Mailing Address:
Muncie Tri - Districts 85, 87 & 89
P.O. Box 2072
Muncie, IN. 47307

✦   The Muncie A.A. answering service Telephone Number: (765) 284 - 2515

✦   Information about events and activities sponsored by member groups of Alcoholics Anonymous from
Area 22, Muncie Tri - Districts 85, 87 & 89 and surrounding groups events and activities in Indiana.

✦  Such other recovery resources and services which, from time to time can be reasonably added and
provided, consistent with A.A.'s Twelve Traditions and Twelve Concepts for World Service.


                                                            PRIVACY POLICY


Our privacy policy is based upon the principle of anonymity, the "spiritual foundation of all our Traditions."
Anonymity is practiced on this website at all times, as well as observation of all other A.A. principles and
Traditions. Since this web site is a public medium which has the potential for reaching the broadest
possible audience, we use the same safeguards concerning personal anonymity that apply at the level of
press, radio and film. To the extent this web site may be used as a communication medium for A.A.
members or other visitors, we ask all such members or visitors to observe these same principles in using
this website. Failure to observe such principles constitutes a violation of these Terms of Service.


                                                          Anonymous Browsing

You can visit this web site without identifying yourself and without revealing any information which you
wish to keep private (including your email address).



                                                  Personal Information Collection

In the event this web site is enabled to allow interactive exchanges of information, the only time you
will be asked about yourself is if, upon your request, you ask that we send you information. If so, only the
minimum information needed to fulfill your request will be required.

For example, if you ask that someone call you, your phone number will be a necessary entry in your
request. If you ask for information to be mailed to you, your mailing address will be a necessary entry in
your request.

                                You will NEVER be required to provide your last name.


                                                Message Boards and Chat Areas

In the event this web site is enabled to include a bulletin board, message board or chat area, please
remember that your communications in these areas are public and may be viewed by others. Therefore, all
members and visitors should practice personal anonymity in using this web site. Failure to observe such
requests constitutes a violation of these Terms of Service.



                                                       Sharing Of Information

The “Trusted Servants” operating this site will NEVER sell or share your email address or other
personal information with third parties. As this group must rely upon a service to host this web site, there
may be circumstances under which the web host may, for technical reasons, test or monitor this web site.
All reasonable inquiries into the privacy practices of the web site host have been made to assure that such
practices do not violate A.A.'s Traditions or applicable regulations. However, as non-professionals we
disclaim liability for any practice engaged in by the web site host which may be contrary to such Traditions
or fail to comply with any applicable regulation or industry practice. If you have any concern regarding the
privacy practices of the web site host, please feel free to contact the web site host directly and to notify us
of your concern. This web site is hosted by Yahoo.com whose applicable Terms of Service are displayed
at:
http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms


                                    How Is Your Information Secured and Protected?

Again, every reasonable inquiry into the security practices of the web site host have been made to provide
adequate assurance that prudent practices are in place which do not violate A.A.'s Traditions and are
consistent with applicable regulations and industry practices. However, as non-professionals we disclaim
liability for any practice engaged in by the web site host which may be contrary to such Traditions or fail to
comply with any applicable regulation or industry practice. If you have any concern regarding the security
practices of the web site host, you are urged to contact the web site host directly and to notify us of your
concern at this e-mail address –                                                       . This web site is hosted by Yahoo.com
whose applicable Terms of Service are displayed at:
http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms


                                              What If The Privacy Policy is changed?

The “Trusted Servants” responsible, reserves the right to modify or supplement this Privacy Policy at
anytime. If any material change is made, the web site will be updated to include such change. Please
check this Privacy Policy often to review any changes.

                                     Send e-mail to the "Trusted Servants" at this address:
             
Trusted Servants@aamuncie.org with questions or comments about this web site.                   
                                                    
                                                         Last modified: 02/24/05
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